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Greta Beauchamp

November 26, 2017

Mrs. Greta Beauchamp, age 70 of Fayette, passed away Sunday, November 26, 2017 at Hospice of West Alabama. Funeral services will be held Thursday, November 30, 2017 at 2:30 P.M. from Nelson Funeral Home. Burial will follow in Fayette Memorial Gardens. The family will receive friends Thursday from 1-2:30 at the funeral home. Rev. Tom Gavin and Rev. Scott Davis will officiate. She was preceded in death by her parents: William and Catherine Patterson Skoglund. Survivors include her husband: Rex Beauchamp of Fayette, two daughters: Elizabeth Shelton (Andy) of Columbiana, Mary Lawhorn (Josh) of Tuscaloosa, two grandchildren: Sarah Elizabeth and Drew Shelton of Columbiana. Greta was born October 13, 1947 in Tuscaloosa. She was a graduate of Marion County High School and The University of Alabama where she earned a Bachelor of Science degree in secondary education. Greta proudly served as a faculty member of Fayette County High School for almost 20 years. Throughout her tenure, she was honored to serve students not only as a teacher of English and literature , but also as a sponsor of National Honor Society , Student Council and Upward Bound. She was a member of Fayette First Baptist Church, where she served in various roles throughout the years. Greta was also a member of Delta Kappa Gamma and the Music Study Club of Fayette. She enjoyed time with her friends each Tuesday playing Bridge. Honorary pallbearers are: members of Paul Thompson's senior adult men's Sunday school class at Fayette First Baptist Church. Active pallbearers will be: John Aaron, Jim Ayres, Jr., Jim Burkhalter, Jerry Dodson, Alva Grimsley, Jeremy Madden, and Corey Savage.  


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